Cops seek crook who robbed Sunset Park bank Monday morning

SUNSET PARK — Police are looking for the person who robbed a Sunset Park bank Monday morning.

According to authorities, on Monday, Jan. 27 at around 9:10 a.m., the robber entered the bank at 52nd Street and Fifth Avenue, approached a teller, simulated a weapon and demanded money. The employee gave the suspect around $462. He then left, got into a car and fled westbound on 53rd Street 

Anyone with information about the identity of the robber or the location of the auto is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the CrimeStoppers website at, on Twitter @NYPDTips.

All calls are strictly confidential.

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